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Senior Scrum Master and Project Planner

Company: Geico Insurance
Location: Chevy Chase
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Do you love leading projects using data and cutting-edge technology to innovate customer experiences? Are you passionate about continuous improvement through Agile methodologies? As a Senior Scrum Master and Project Planner on the Data Operations Squad, you'll lead a scrum team working on our Single View of the Customer (SVOC) initiative and building out the GEICO ID! Your team's projects will utilize data to derive insights in real time to provide tailored customer experiences and make smarter business decisions.


  • 3 years of experience working as a Scrum Master, Project Manager, or analyst on technical projects (Software Development, DevOps, or Big Data)
  • Proven track record of identifying and implementing improvements to processes and projects
  • Strong critical thinking, decision making, and analytical skills
  • Outstanding time management skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills, including communicating technical issues to non-technical audiences
  • A Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, related field (business, finance, mathematics, computer science), or equivalent professional experience is required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of Big Data, the Hadoop Ecosystem, Docker, Spark, Graph Databases, and ETL/ELT workflows
  • Experience with Azure DevOps and Confluence
  • Experience leading Agile teams and project deliverables

Note: The safety of our associates, both current and future, is GEICO's highest priority. At this time, most of our associates are working remotely due to the current COVID-19 pandemic. Candidates who are selected for this position will be trained remotely and must be able to work from home in a designated work area. Once GEICO determines it is safe for associates to return to the office, candidates may be required to work in our Chevy Chase, MD office.


As a Senior Scrum Master and Project Planner, you'll enjoy our Total Rewards Program* to help secure your financial future and preserve your health and well-being, including:

  • Premier Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance with no waiting period
  • Paid Vacation, Sick and Parental Leave
  • 401(k) Plan with Profit Sharing
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Paid Training and Licensures
  • Benefits may be different by location. Benefit eligibility requirements vary and may include length of service.

Coverage begins with the pay period after hire date. Must enroll in New Hire Benefits within 30 days of the date of hire for coverage to take effect.

The equal employment opportunity policy of the GEICO Companies provides for a fair and equal employment opportunity for all associates and job applicants regardless of race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, familial status, disability or genetic information, in compliance with applicable federal, state and local law. GEICO hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.

GEICO reasonably accommodates qualified individuals with disabilities to enable them to receive equal employment opportunity and/or perform the essential functions of the job, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship to the Company. This applies to all applicants and associates. GEICO also provides a work environment in which each associate is able to be productive and work to the best of their ability. We do not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment. We expect and require the cooperation of all associates in maintaining an atmosphere free from discrimination and harassment with mutual respect by and for all associates and applicants.

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Keywords: Geico Insurance, Washington DC , Senior Scrum Master and Project Planner, Other , Chevy Chase, DC

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